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Things To Do for Thanksgiving 2020 in the Bangor Area

2020 Thanksgiving Events, Turkey Trots and Holiday Lights Bangor ME 

Are you planning ahead for Thanksgiving fun this year? We know that COVID-19 has made Thanksgiving fun a challenge for many Bangor-area families and we are here to help at Downeast Toyota. Here are a few fun and safe options for you and your family in this list of 2020 Thanksgiving events, turkey trots and holiday lights in Bangor, ME. Hop in your 2021 Toyota Camry and join in the Thanksgiving fun! 


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Brewer High School 39th Annual Virtual Turkey Trot 

WHEN: October 28 – November 22 

WHERE: TBD 

Do you love the tradition of a Thanksgiving Day turkey trot? The Brewer High School Turkey Trot may be a tradition for you and your family and you do not have to miss out this year. Register today for the Brewer High School 39th Annual Virtual Turkey Trot and run your race on your time at your pace and where you want. Runners will receive a fun turkey trot-themed t-shirt.  

Catch That Turkey 5K 

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WHEN: Thursday, November 26 at 8 a.m. 

WHERE: Livingston Rd. in Bar Harbor ME 

Lace up your running shoes this Thanksgiving and take part in the Catch That Turkey 5K hosted by the MDI YMCA in Bar Harbor. Find out if you have what it takes to chase down the turkey (a YMCA staff member) and win the race. Prizes will be awarded for top finishers in each age category. To help keep participants safe, there will be no registration the day of the race and face masks are encouraged when you are not able to social distance.  

2020 Festival of Lights 

WHEN: December 5 – January 2 

WHERE: Bangor Area 

The 2020 Festival of Lights Parade has been canceled. We understand if you are disappointed – we are too – but you do not have to miss the lights. The 2020 Festival of Lights will be on the road this year with local businesses decorated in their holiday best for you to enjoy from the comfort of your 2021 Toyota Highlander when you have the time. Festive fun will start with the lighting of the West Market Square Christmas tree on December 5. Vote for your favorite light displays online! 


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Enjoy what the holiday season has to offer this Turkey Day with a list of fun 2020 Thanksgiving events, turkey trots and holiday lights in Bangor, ME. Add to the Thanksgiving fun and get behind the wheel of a brand-new Toyota car, truck or crossover when you explore the Downeast Toyota inventory